July 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);7/4/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5124, p5
The article reports on the move of around 200 Syrian independent and opposition leaders to conduct a national initiative meeting that aims to transition the country into a civil and democratic state. It mentions that the meeting intends to support political reforms and to announce the opportunity for having a third road between the government and the opposition. It states that participants in the event affirms that the political crisis has already led to social, security and economic problems.


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